Winfield Welch - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Winfield Welch



Winfield Scott Welch
(Gus; Moe; W.S.)


Born: September 9, 1899 in Napoleonville, LA
Died: March 2, 1980 - 80 years old

Bats: L
Throws: L
Ht: 5'10"
Wt: 150
Biographical
Wikipedia BR Bullpen SABR Index SABR BioProject
Photos & Videos
Google Photos / + Baseball Yahoo Photos / + Baseball MLB.com YouTube

Notes:


• Visit Player Page


Wins Above Replacement


Glossary
# Pos First Last Team
1
2B
6
1941
1948
MULT
4.4
3.7
0.0
0.0
0.7
2
SS
5
1942
1946
BBB/WES
3.3
2.8
0.3
0.0
0.2
3
SP
1
1948
1948
NYC
3.2
0.7
0.2
2.3
-0.0
4
CF
3
1942
1944
BBB
3.2
2.5
0.8
0.0
-0.1
5
SS
3
1944
1946
WES/BBB
3.1
2.5
0.3
0.0
0.4
6
RF
4
1942
1945
BBB
2.5
3.1
-0.3
0.0
-0.3
7
SP
1
1948
1948
NYC
2.5
0.4
0.0
2.1
0.0
8
RF
1
1943
1943
BBB
2.2
1.7
0.7
0.0
-0.2
9
SP
5
1941
1945
BBB
2.1
-0.4
0.0
2.5
0.0
10
RP
5
1941
1946
BBB/WES
1.9
0.2
0.0
1.8
-0.0
11
3B
5
1941
1945
BBB/WES
1.9
1.0
1.2
0.0
-0.3
12
3B
1
1948
1948
NYC
1.8
2.1
-0.4
0.0
0.0
13
SP
3
1943
1945
BBB
1.6
-0.1
-0.0
1.7
0.0
14
CF
3
1942
1945
WES/BBB
1.4
1.2
0.2
0.0
-0.0
15
3B
2
1944
1945
BBB
1.2
1.4
-0.2
0.0
0.0
16
SP
1
1942
1942
BBB
1.2
0.2
0.0
1.0
0.0
17
SP
2
1944
1945
BBB
1.2
0.2
0.0
1.0
0.0
18
C
1
1948
1948
NYC
1.0
1.3
-0.4
0.0
0.1
19
CF
1
1948
1948
NYC
0.9
1.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
20
1B
1
1948
1948
NYC
0.9
1.5
-0.4
0.0
-0.2
21
C
3
1941
1943
BBB
0.8
0.1
0.4
0.0
0.2
22
RP
4
1941
1945
BBB
0.6
0.1
0.0
0.6
-0.1
23
LF
2
1944
1945
BBB
0.6
0.5
0.0
0.2
-0.0
24
SP
1
1948
1948
NYC
0.6
-0.1
0.0
0.7
0.0
25
-
1
1948
1948
NYC
0.5
-0.1
0.6
0.0
0.0
26
LF
1
1942
1942
BBB
0.5
0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.0
27
C
2
1945
1946
WES
0.5
0.1
0.3
0.0
0.0
28
LF
3
1942
1944
BBB
0.5
0.4
0.2
0.0
-0.1
29
SP
4
1941
1944
WES/BBB
0.5
-0.4
0.0
0.8
0.0
30
1B
3
1941
1948
BBB/NYC
0.5
1.0
-0.3
0.0
-0.2
31
SP
3
1942
1945
WES
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
32
RP
1
1944
1944
BBB
0.4
-0.0
0.0
0.4
0.0
33
RP
1
1948
1948
NYC
0.3
-0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
34
1B
1
1943
1943
BBB
0.3
0.2
0.2
0.0
-0.1
35
LF
2
1941
1942
BBB
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.0
36
LF
1
1948
1948
NYC
0.3
0.2
0.2
0.0
-0.0
37
RP
2
1941
1942
BBB
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.2
-0.0
38
RP
1
1948
1948
NYC
0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
39
LF
1
1946
1946
WES
0.2
0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
40
-
1
1942
1942
WES
0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
41
-
1
1943
1943
BBB
0.2
-0.1
0.4
0.0
-0.0
42
LF
1
1941
1941
BBB
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.0
43
RF
1
1948
1948
NYC
0.2
0.5
-0.3
0.0
-0.1
44
CF
1
1948
1948
NYC
0.2
0.0
0.2
0.0
-0.0
45
SP
1
1948
1948
NYC
0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
46
-
1
1948
1948
NYC
0.2
-0.3
0.4
0.0
0.1
47
3B
1
1942
1942
BBB
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
48
LF
2
1944
1945
BBB
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
49
RP
1
1946
1946
WES
0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
50
RF
1
1948
1948
NYC
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.0
51
-
1
1946
1946
WES
0.2
-0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
52
RF
2
1942
1945
BBB
0.2
0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.1
53
-
1
1942
1942
WES
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
54
SS
2
1942
1945
BBB
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
55
2B
1
1944
1944
WES
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
56
2B
1
1945
1945
WES
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
57
RF
1
1946
1946
WES
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.0
58
-
1
1942
1942
WES
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.0
59
SP
5
1941
1945
BBB/WES
0.1
-0.3
0.0
0.4
0.0
60
RP
1
1946
1946
WES
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
61
-
1
1942
1942
WES
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
62
C
4
1942
1945
BBB/WES
0.1
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.2
63
CF
1
1945
1945
BBB
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
64
SS
1
1948
1948
NYC
0.1
0.5
-0.6
0.0
0.2
65
2B
1
1945
1945
BBB
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
66
RF
1
1941
1941
BBB
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
67
1B
1
1945
1945
BBB
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
68
-
1
1942
1942
WES
0.1
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
69
-
1
1942
1942
WES
0.1
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
70
SS
1
1941
1941
BBB
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
71
RF
1
1942
1942
BBB
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.1
-0.0
72
LF
1
1945
1945
BBB
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
73
-
1
1942
1942
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
74
1B
1
1945
1945
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
75
-
1
1942
1942
WES
0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.0
0.0
76
RF
1
1941
1941
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
77
LF
1
1944
1944
WES
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
78
CF
1
1945
1945
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
79
-
1
1948
1948
NYC
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
80
C
1
1941
1941
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
81
CF
2
1944
1945
WES
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
82
CF
1
1945
1945
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
83
-
1
1942
1942
WES
0.0
0.2
-0.2
0.0
-0.0
84
LF
2
1941
1942
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
85
SS
1
1943
1943
BBB
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
86
2B
1
1945
1945
BBB
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
87
LF
2
1944
1946
WES/BBB
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
88
-
1
1944
1944
BBB
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
89
-
1
1944
1944
BBB
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
90
-
1
1944
1944
BBB
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
91
-
1
1942
1942
BBB
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
92
-
1
1941
1941
BBB
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
93
-
1
1946
1946
WES
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
94
C
1
1942
1942
BBB
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
95
LF
1
1945
1945
BBB
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
96
-
1
1948
1948
NYC
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
97
-
1
1942
1942
WES
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
98
RP
1
1945
1945
BBB
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
99
SP
2
1942
1944
BBB
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
-0.0
100
-
1
1942
1942
BBB
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
101
-
1
1945
1945
WES
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
102
-
1
1942
1942
WES
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
103
2B
1
1948
1948
NYC
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.1
104
LF
1
1948
1948
NYC
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
105
CF
1
1945
1945
BBB
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
106
RF
1
1942
1942
BBB
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
107
RP
1
1945
1945
BBB
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
108
CF
1
1941
1941
BBB
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
109
1B
1
1942
1942
BBB
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
110
CF
1
1945
1945
BBB
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
111
-
1
1942
1942
WES
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
112
C
1
1941
1941
BBB
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
113
1B
1
1945
1945
BBB
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
114
C
1
1942
1942
BBB
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
115
-
1
1942
1942
WES
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
116
LF
1
1944
1944
BBB
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
117
1B
1
1943
1943
BBB
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
-0.0
118
-
1
1948
1948
NYC
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
119
-
1
1946
1946
WES
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
120
2B
1
1945
1945
BBB
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
121
-
1
1942
1942
WES
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
122
CF
1
1942
1942
BBB
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
123
-
1
1943
1943
BBB
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
124
C
1
1945
1945
BBB
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
125
RF
1
1948
1948
NYC
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
126
-
1
1948
1948
NYC
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
127
LF
1
1948
1948
NYC
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
128
CF
1
1945
1945
BBB
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
129
-
1
1942
1942
WES
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
130
RP
1
1948
1948
NYC
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
131
3B
4
1942
1946
WES/BBB
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
132
2B
1
1945
1945
BBB
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
133
-
1
1948
1948
NYC
-0.1
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
134
RP
3
1942
1945
WES
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
135
-
1
1944
1944
BBB
-0.1
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
136
C
2
1943
1945
BBB
-0.1
-0.3
0.0
0.0
0.1
137
1B
1
1942
1942
BBB
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
138
RP
1
1943
1943
BBB
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
139
-
1
1946
1946
WES
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
140
-
1
1945
1945
WES
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
141
-
1
1941
1941
BBB
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
142
CF
3
1942
1946
WES
-0.2
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
143
-
1
1946
1946
WES
-0.3
-0.0
-0.3
0.0
0.0
144
1B
3
1944
1946
WES
-0.3
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
145
LF
1
1943
1943
BBB
-0.3
0.0
-0.0
-0.3
-0.0
146
-
1
1944
1944
BBB
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
147
C
2
1944
1945
BBB
-0.4
-0.4
0.0
0.0
0.1
148
RP
5
1941
1946
BBB/WES
-0.4
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
149
-
1
1948
1948
NYC
-0.4
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
150
-
1
1948
1948
NYC
-0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
151
RP
2
1944
1948
NYC/BBB
-0.4
-0.1
0.0
-0.4
0.0
152
1B
2
1942
1943
BBB
-0.4
0.5
-0.8
0.0
-0.1
153
-
1
1948
1948
NYC
-0.4
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
154
SP
3
1943
1945
BBB
-0.6
-0.1
0.0
-0.5
0.0
155
SS
3
1941
1943
BBB
-1.0
-0.9
-0.4
0.1
0.2

If you have any questions regarding Negro Leagues statistical or biographical data, please contact gary@seamheads.com..

All biographical data, copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1887-1922 and 1926-1938, as well as all Cuban League games (1902-1928) and Negro League vs. Major League games (1887-1944), copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1923 (except Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Patrick Rock.

Playing statistics for 1933 and 1943, copyright 2013-2018 Scott Simkus.

Playing statistics for 1924-1925, 1939-1942, and 1944-1946 Negro Leagues (not including Cuban League and Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Larry Lester, Wayne Stivers, Gary Ashwill.


Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James